Disruptive Divas

Feminism, Identity and Popular Music

By Lori Burns, Melisse Lafrance

© 2002 – Routledge

238 pages

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Paperback: 9780815335542
pub: 2001-10-12
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About the Book

Disruptive Divas focuses on four female musicians: Tori Amos, Courtney Love, Me'Shell Ndegéocello and P. J. Harvey who have marked contemporary popular culture in unexpected ways have impelled and disturbed the boundaries of "acceptable" female musicianship.

About the Authors

Lori Burns is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Music at the University of Ottawa. Mélisse Lafrance is a doctoral candidate in French Studies at the University of Oxford.

About the Series

Studies in Contemporary Music and Culture

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MUSIC / General